History of the town of Colchester, with a description of the castle, particulars of the execution of Sir Charles Lucas and Sir George Lisle, government of the corporation: its privileges, charters, fairs, &c. ...
- [s. l., s. n., 1819?]
- Physical Description:
- 1 p. ., 253-340 p. fold. front. (map)
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Plates by J. Roper and Storer; after G. Cole and Prout.
The letterpress was extracted from v. 6 of A new and complete history of Essex (Chelmsford, M. Hassall, 1769-1772) and issued with a separate t.-p. and a map.
The paper on which the t.-p. is printed is watermarked 1819.
The map, which was engraved by J. Roper from a drawing by G. Cole under the direction of J. Britton, has the imprint: London, Published for the proprietors, by Vernor & Hood, 1805. It was initially intended to accompany The beauties of England and Wales (London, 1801-1816).
MS note on front free endpaper.
- Subject Terms:
- Champion, G. E. -- Autograph.Colchester (England) -- History.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1819?.Hassall, M. -- Printer.Vernor & Hood -- Publisher.
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